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Archive for the ‘Spring/Summer’ Category

MM Matthew Williamson SP15

I’ve always had a deep love for Matthew Williamson. It likely began when I was an ambitious fashion student myself studying abroad in London. I went to an exhibition of his and dream-walked through actual garments of his ranging from the beginning of his career until then… 2008 to be exact. And I felt like […]

MM Valentino 3

The term “too much of a good thing” might apply to most things, but not when it comes to Valentino. When it comes to Valentino, my mantra is more is more. The Spring ’15 collection is a true testament to that. If you’ve been following along– there’s been not one, not two, but today makes […]

MM Balmain Sp15

In retaliation against winter (insert eyeroll), I’ve been channeling my cold-weather angst towards creating bold, fierce nails. As you might’ve seen from my Instagram, this has come by way of graphic [mostly] black designs. But nothing is louder or commands attention quite like a nail inspired by the Balmain Spring ’15 show, especially Joan in black and yellow. I’m sorry, […]

MM Elie Saab SP15

So… I’m currently in Miami. The minute I heard there was another blizzard coming for New York City, I booked a flight outta there. I mean, there are only so many blizzards a person can take! And in lieu of sun, lawn chairs, and the pools I’d be camping out at this week, I thought […]

MM Chanel Couture SP15

The most anticipated show of the year showed earlier this week, and Uncle Karl certainly did not disappoint. His futuristic mechanical floral garden set the scene for a bright and colorful show. Flowers bloomed over every surface: on top of shoulders, across hemlines, and even flounced upon giant Edwardian-style hats. The real showstopper, besides the iconic […]